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Cheap Car Hire in Wollongong from $39

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Wollongong with a pick-up date of 19/6 and drop-off date of 26/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Wollongong car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Wollongong. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

Most popular company

BUDGET

Price of petrol per litre

$1.77

Average price per day

$64

Cheapest price per day

$39

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Wollongong?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Wollongong and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

January

$60

February

$61

March

$60

April

$61

May

$61

June

$58

July

$60

August

$61

September

$60

October

$58

November

$57

December

$63

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Wollongong is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Wollongong

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Wollongong and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

There are currently 9 hire locations operating in Wollongong spread across 7 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Wollongong is small car at $39 a day. Below are all the 5 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Full-size

Full-size

SUV

SUV

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Passenger van

Passenger van

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Compare available car types for hire in Wollongong

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Wollongong to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

Small cars

$52 - $80

All Car Types

$78 - $96

To hire a small car in Wollongong, Australia, you would pay an average price of $61/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Wollongong, Australia (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$80/day). In fact, October is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Wollongong. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Wollongong, hiring a small car saves you 29% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Wollongong small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Wollongong, Australia, you would pay an average price of $69/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Wollongong, Australia (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~$83/day). In fact, June is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Wollongong. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Wollongong, hiring a medium car saves you 20% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Wollongong medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Wollongong, Australia, you would pay an average price of $122/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Wollongong, Australia (~$112/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~$132/day). In fact, July is about 9% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Wollongong. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Wollongong, hiring a large car is 29% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Wollongong large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Wollongong, Australia, you would pay an average price of $111/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Wollongong, Australia (~$87/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$158/day). In fact, September is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Wollongong. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Wollongong, hiring a SUV is 22% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Wollongong SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Wollongong, Australia, you would pay an average price of $179/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a van in Wollongong, Australia (~$145/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$229/day). In fact, December is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Wollongong. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Wollongong, hiring a van is 52% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Wollongong van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a pickup truck in Wollongong, Australia, you would pay an average price of $96/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Wollongong, Australia (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~$121/day). In fact, October is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Wollongong. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Wollongong, hiring a pickup truck is 11% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a luxury car in Wollongong, Australia, you would pay an average price of $114/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Wollongong, Australia (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~$351/day). In fact, September is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Wollongong. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Wollongong, hiring a luxury car is 25% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Toyota Yaris Cross$39/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris Cross
Kia Picanto$39/day
2
M
A/C
Kia Picanto
Suzuki Swift$42/day
4
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift

Top hire agencies in Wollongong

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Wollongong known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Wollongong. Reviews were last updated on 29 May 2024.
Have a look at the top car hire agencies available in Wollongong, including Hertz, Budget and Avis. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a car hire agency.

Hertz

10.0
Wonderful
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

1 location

Europcar

1 location

Thrifty

4.0
Mediocre
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

6.0

Firefly

1 location

keddy by Europcar

1 location

Routes Car & Truck Rentals

1 location

Best Wollongong car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Wollongong. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Wollongong with an average daily rate of $66. Data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Some of the most attractive options when it comes to hiring a car in Wollongong. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Toyota Yaris Cross$39/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris Cross
Kia Picanto$39/day
2
M
A/C
Kia Picanto
Hyundai Accent$40/day
5
M
A/C
Hyundai Accent

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Wollongong, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 29 May 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Wollongong?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $64/day when booking a car hire in Wollongong. The absolute best deal a user found was for $41/day from Avis, booked on May 26.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Wollongong?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Wollongong from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($39/day), Hertz ($60/day), and Thrifty ($64/day).

  • What are petrol prices like in Wollongong?

    The average price of petrol in Wollongong is $1.77/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $79 and $115 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Wollongong for a week from Budget?

    Hiring a car in Wollongong for a week can be a great option for travel. Budget, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around $359/week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Wollongong for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 89% on your car hire. For a below average price in Wollongong, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 74 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Wollongong?

    The length of time you can book a car hire for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Wollongong it should be possible to hire a car for a whole month if needed.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Wollongong for a month?

    You can potentially save up to 33% on a month-long rental by booking with Avis. Avis is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Wollongong can cost you on average $1,538 a month or $51 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

  • How much is a car hire in Wollongong for a weekend?

    It costs $76 for a weekend car hire in Wollongong, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Wollongong in June, prices are $85 per day on average.

  • What car do most people hire in Wollongong?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Compact (Suzuki Swift) in Wollongong, making it the most popular option.

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Small car hires in Wollongong

Find small car hire deals in Wollongong from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Wollongong cost an average of $72 per day. Price data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Nissan Micra$62/day
2
M
Nissan Micra
Nissan March$66/day
2
M
Nissan March
Nissan March$66/day
2
M
Nissan March

Car hires by fuel type in Wollongong

Browse car hires by fuel type in Wollongong. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Wollongong. Deals were last updated on 29 May 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Wollongong. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($34+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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